|LSO celebrates Diamond Anniversary|
|Sunday, December 08, 2013 9:00 PM|
LIMA — Celebrate the Lima Symphony Orchestra’s Diamond Anniversary by joining our diamond anniversary raffle. Buy your ticket today for the chance to win a one-carat diamond valued at $7,000 courtesy of Von’s Diamonds and Jewelry.
Looking for a little extra luck? Our tickets are numbered beginning with 1953, the year the LSO was formed, so you can select your lucky number. What a great way to mark a birthday, anniversary or other milestone.
Tickets are $100 and will be sold through the intermission of our Bells, Brass and Bows concert. After intermission, Santa will draw our lucky raffle winner. Winner need not be present at the concert. Call our office to get your raffle ticket today!
The Bells, Brass and Bows concert is set for 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
Then at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 31, the orchestra will present Charlie Chaplin’s City Lights: silent Film with Orchestra. Follow the Little Tramp in a tale of blind love with Charlie Chaplin’s “City Lights”, considered not only one of the highest accomplishments of Charlie Chaplin’s prolific career, but also one of the greatest films ever made. Although classified as a comedy, it has an ending widely regarded as one of the greatest, and most moving, in cinema history.
At 7:30 p.m. Jan. 11, Jeans ‘n Classics presents The Piano Men: The Music of Billy Joel and Elton John. The music of two of rock and roll’s iconic figures will take center stage as the headlining stars and rock musicians from Jeans ‘n Classics return to the LSO by popular demand. Classic rock will blend with the warmth and energy of our orchestra as we perform the greatest hits from the legendary piano men, Billy Joel and Elton John. An unforgettable combination!